Citation
Double head flask

Material Information

Title:
Double head flask
Alternate title:
Double head bottle
Physical Description:
1 bottle : glass ; 9.2 x 4.8 cm
Technique:
Blown in a two-part mold
Physical Location:
Box 02, Item 120

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Cosmetics containers ( lcsh )
Glass containers ( lcsh )
Glassware, Roman ( lcsh )
flasks (bottles) ( aat )
Genre:
bottles ( aat )

Notes

Summary:
An everted tubular rim and conical mouth flow smoothly into the globular body. The body displays two like faces and sits on a concave base. The faces depict children: bulging foreheads and pug noses, prominent cheekbones, full lips and full rounded chins.
Citation/Reference:
Yael Israeli, Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum, 2003.
General Note:
Color: Glass color is unknown. Crust of black patches over silver and fiery opalescent weathering.
General Note:
Discovery Location: Eastern Mediterranean.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
R30-00120 ( USFLDC DOI )
r30.120 ( USFLDC Handle )

USFLDC Membership

Aggregations:
Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection

Postcard Information

Format:
Artifact